Friday, 24 May 2013

NEEDLE TAKES CANNES CINEFONDATION FIRST PRIZE


This year's Cinefondation and Short Films jury at Cannes was headed by former Palme d'Or recipient Jane Campion. 18 short films competed, and the jury was reportedly unanimous in their choices. Here are the results:

First Prize
Needle (Anahita Ghazvinizadeh) - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, USA

Second Prize
Waiting for the Thaw (Sarah Hirtt) - INSAS, Belgium

Third Prize
In the Fishbowl (Tudor Cristian Jurgiu) - UNATC, Romania
Pandy (Matus Vizar) - FAMU, Czech Republic